Al-Fanar Media welcomes ideas for articles from all quarters. Editors assign articles to approved journalists. Al-Fanar Media also welcomes commentary on Arab higher education by writers involved in it or knowledgeable about it, although the editors will make the final decision on what will be published. The editors seek blogs of under 600 words, or longer commentaries of 1,200 words. Writers should avoid using commentaries to promote themselves or their institutions, but should try to provide well-developed arguments that take a clear stance on important and interesting issues.
If you have an idea for a story or a commentary piece, please send a concise pitch of no more than one short paragraph to: